Funk Island Bank - northwestern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 06 May 2016

Today Tonight and Saturday

Wind east 15 to 20 knots increasing to southeast 30 this morning then diminishing to variable 15 to 20 near midnight. Wind becoming northwest 15 Saturday morning then diminishing to light Saturday evening.

Rain ending overnight. Fog becoming fog patches overnight.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NDT 05 May 2016
Tonight and Friday Outside the ice edge seas 2 to 3 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 06 May 2016
Sunday Wind south 15 knots increasing to southeast 25 in the afternoon.
Monday Wind south 25 to 35 knots.
Tuesday Wind southwest 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 5 May 2016 Today Tonight and Friday 2 tenths of first-year ice except 5 tenths of first-year ice in the extreme northwestern section.  

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Funk Island Bank - northwestern half

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 5 May 2016 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland 4915N 5330W to 4905N 5230W to
5025N 4830W to 5520N 5140W to 5625N 5615W to 5800N 5800W then
northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

2 tenths of first-year ice except 5 tenths of first-year ice in the
extreme northwestern section.

Ice Forecasts

Southeast Labrador Sea

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 5 May 2016 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland 4915N 5330W to 4905N 5230W to
5025N 4830W to 5520N 5140W to 5625N 5615W to 5800N 5800W then
northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Funk Island Bank

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 5 May 2016

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 5 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4707N 5255W to 4200N 5015W to 4200N 4845W to 4615N 4215W to 4900N
4200W to 5130N 4445W to 5300N 4715W to 5600N 4900W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 5 May estimated from Quebec near
5130N 5728W to Newfoundland near 5100N 5650W.

Iceberg Count

More than 100 icebergs.

Iceberg Bulletin

Southeast Labrador Sea

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 5 May 2016

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 5 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4707N 5255W to 4200N 5015W to 4200N 4845W to 4615N 4215W to 4900N
4200W to 5130N 4445W to 5300N 4715W to 5600N 4900W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 5 May estimated from Quebec near
5130N 5728W to Newfoundland near 5100N 5650W.

Iceberg Count

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM NDT 6 May 2016 Today Tonight and Saturday At 3:00 a.m. NDT today weakening low 994 mb located south of
Nova Scotia.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Saturday departing low 1006 mb located over Funk
Island Bank.

At 3:00 a.m. NDT today trough from 994 mb low located on a line
east-west over the South Coast of Newfoundland.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Saturday trough from 996 mb low located east of
Funk Island Bank.

At 3:00 a.m. NDT today departing ridge located over Belle Isle Bank.

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